you always wanted to make a film of your own, but aren't
sure of how to start, or even what to do if you finish
your film? With the Digital
Filmmaking Workshops, you will learn practical,
no-nonsense approaches to developing, producing, marketing,
and selling your independent film and video projects.
Whether you'd like to make a feature film, documentary,
or short subject, we can give you not only the know-how
to create a professional looking and sounding product,
but also the tools required to get that product out into
the marketplace on your own terms. All workshops
are taught by experienced professionals, independent film
enthusiasts whose goal is to share their vast knowledge
with each and every student.
AND SCREENING YOUR INDEPENDENT DIGITAL FEATURE-LENGTH FILM"
is the complete all-in-one reference manual for the independent
filmmaker, with tips and advice on everything from organizing
yourself as a business to money-saving production and post-production
techniques. Frank advice is given on how to generate funds by marketing
and self-distributing your next project. Appendices provide
sample talent release forms, location agreements, camera log
sheets, and much more.
"Bill and Marc have made it their passion to create films that are true to the heart and tell their stories their way, embarking on a grassroots approach not only during production, but through the marketing and distribution of their films, as well.Bill and Marc have learned plenty in their travels, and through this book, they are eager to share their knowledge and experiences with you."
- Matthew Newton
Director, NH Film & Television Office
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT THE
DIGITAL FILMMAKING WORKSHOPS:
to drop a brief note to thank you for putting together
a wonderful workshop. I've been reading through the Handbook
and expect I'll be referring back to this many times in
the future. A clear and comprehensive read."
- Karlina, Porstmouth
"I loved how
hands-on it was as I got to take a shot at anything from
directing to holding a boom mic."
- Ryan, Manchester
"I learned many
steps, especially during the hands-on participation section
involving equipment. I also learned a great deal dealing
about filmmaking vocabulary."
- Henry, Boscawen
"I loved the
filmmaking sessions of this workshop..."
- Jeana, Brighton
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